Kashmir Solidarity Day being observed today

Kashmir Solidarity Day being observed today

Lahore/Islamabad (Web Desk): Kashmir Solidarity Day is being observed today (Saturday) across the country to express whole-hearted support of Pakistani nation to the just struggle of Kashmiri people for their inalienable right to self-determination.

One minute silence observed at 10:00 am across the country.

Solidarity walks were organized in Islamabad, Muzafarabad, Gilgit and in four provincial headquarters. Human chains also formed at Kohala and other important points linking Pakistan and Azad Kashmir.

The day also marked to expose worst ever oppression being perpetrated by Indian occupation forces against Kashmiris in Indian Illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

Addressing a rally taken out in Islamabad on the occasion of Kashmir Solidarity Day, President Arif Alvi urged the international community to take notice of blatant human rights violations in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

He said international media and delegations should be allowed to visit the occupied territory to document the Indian atrocities.

Alvi said Pakistan wants resolution of Kashmir dispute as per the UN Resolutions which accept the right of self-determination of Kashmiri people.